Quiz-8

1. In each of the following questions a sentence is given with four
highlighted words. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement
of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful
sentence.

The (A) urgent need for effective (B)social security measures (C) makes it all the
more (D) important to avoid a loss of nerve.

 
 
 
 
 

2. A ____________report may not give a precise idea of the final electoral outcome, but it
does provide an insight into the issues that affect the people and helps to
__________________the campaign.

 
 
 
 
 

3. It is rather difficult not to be_____________, especially, if one is reporting on human
tragedies like forced migration or_________________.

 
 
 
 
 

4. In each of the following questions a sentence is given with four
highlighted words. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement
of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful
sentence.

An (A) workplace list of essential (B) guidelines (already available in some States)
and official (C) services on coronavirus readiness at the (D) explicit would be a good
start.

 
 
 
 
 

5. When a practitioner makes a distinction between __________and multiple truths, it
may be seen as a ________________exercise for some distant observers.

 
 
 
 
 

6. In each of the following questions a sentence is given with four
highlighted words. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement
of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful
sentence.

In terms of (A) casualties, the health crisis is still very (B) people (seven deaths in
a country where eight million (C) confined die every year), but the numbers are
(D)growing fast.

 
 
 
 
 

7. In each of the following questions a sentence is given with four
highlighted words. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement
of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful
sentence.

(A) services that help poor people in their hour of (B) function without creating a
major health (C) hazard should continue to (D) need as far as possible.

 
 
 
 
 

8. In each of the following questions a sentence is given with four
highlighted words. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement
of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful
sentence.

To (A) bear the case for various (B)precautionary measures, we must (C) assess
in mind the dual (D)motive for taking precautions.

 
 
 
 
 

9. Banning social media is an easy option, indeed a lazy one, that leaves no room for
_____________________approaches in crisis_____________.

 
 
 
 
 

10. The increased access, the __________news cycle where news is breaking every second,
and the _______________of platforms that offer news have led to a form of news overload.

 
 
 
 
 

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